The Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University campus is located in Baton Rouge, the state’s capital and one of the most vibrant and historic cities in the South. The Baton Rouge Area offers all of the amenities of a big city while preserving the charm and character of a smaller, tight-knit community committed to retaining its authentic cultural roots and unique heritage.
A short 15 minute drive from downtown Baton Rouge, students can enjoy the many attractions the city has to offer and numerous opportunities for relaxation and fun.
Baton Rouge is home to some of the best food in the country, unique music and entertainment, and incredible outdoor sports for participants and spectators. The city has some of the area’s finest restaurants ranging from authentic Louisiana Cajun cuisines to a wide assortment of multi-ethnic offerings. Sporting events are a popular and essential part of Baton Rouge. The LSU Tigers football team is one of the city’s most popular entertainment highlights during football season.
For lovers of the outdoors, Baton Rouge offers a variety of recreational activities for everyone with local bike paths, hiking trails, and recreational parks located throughout the region.